A truck rolled on State Highway 1 south of Clarence

Truck on its side

12:19 PM  A truck is on its side about 1km from Clarence, north of Kaikoura

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'Lifeline' agencies plan power cuts and road closures.

All the preparation in the world will not prevent fatalities during a tsunami if people do not follow instructions, civil defence says.

Cyclists get 'safe alternative'

Cycling to work just became an option for Spring Creek residents.

Bridging the gap video

Developing the Grovetown Lagoon loop track was never going to be "a bridge too far moment".

Light bulb moment for judge

Black marks on light bulbs are a telltale sign of smoking meth, which was news to this judge.

Golf cart vandal wreck's kids' art

Children's ceramic daffodil display, two years in the making, "mowed" down by a vandal on a golf cart.

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Kiwi-shot Oceans 'not Light enough'

Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender star in The Light Between Oceans, which was partly shot in New Zealand.

12:18 PM  Stock up on the tissues: critics agree there will be tears before bedtime in New Zealand made flick.

Large replacement for MFA President Pooley

After 16 years as president of the Marine Farming Association, industry pioneer Rob Pooley has stepped down.

Candidates have their say

Ammuntion sparks Defence Force visit


Tasman United reveal youth coaches

Tasman United.

Tasman United have killed three birds with one stone with the coaching appointment of Tom Fawdry.

MGC netballers reach SI semifinals

The Marlborough Girls' College senior A netball team will play St Andrew's College in the semifinals of the South Island ...

There were mixed fortunes for the Marlborough college sports teams battling for success around the country on Wednesday.

Crusaders' job not for Philpott

Craig Philpott, pictured before Hawke's Bay's opening NPC game against Wellington on August 20, hails from Christchurch ...

After being overlooked for the Crusaders hotseat in favour of Scott Robertson, Craig Philpott is not interested in the assistant's role.

MacDonald ready for the step up

Head coach Leon MacDonald stresses a point at a Tasman Makos training.

In a rugby sense, it was the easiest decision in the world.

MacKenzie takes time out after Olympic bid

Sophie MacKenzie, right, and Julia Edward after the Olympic lightweight double sculls final in Rio.

After living life in the fast lane for the past four years, Sophie MacKenzie is taking plenty of time over a decision on her rowing future.


OPINION: Passing the buck on shop trading

Crowds at last year's Classic Fighters Airshow in Blenheim, held over the Easter holidays.

OPINION: The only rational position is to allow retailers to open, or close, on any day they wish.

Beginning of the end?

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Minister of Education, Patricia Hekia Parata meets with Horowhenua school ...

How the education minister ensure the checks and balances are sufficiently robust ?

Letters to the editor


Correspondents write about fallen soldiers, Seddon water, the Marlborough Environment Plan, littering and euthanasia,

Letters to the editor

030712 News. Photo: Mytchall Bransgrove/Timaru Herald. 8 Letters were sent and received the next day.

- postal post ...

Correspondents write about the Marlborough mayoral race, New Zealand's predator-free plan and intolerance.

MP's report

Marlborough and North Canterbury have had very little rainfall in the past two years. In June, Government extended the ...

COLUMN: I'm sure it will come as no surprise to most people that weather statistics indicate we have had an exceptionally warm winter this year.


Horses for courses gallery video

Redwood, left, with groom Delphine Pasquier and 5-year-old eventer Fudgette​.

With three broken ribs, farrier carried on because "you don't get paid for shoeing three feet".

Coast pins hopes on rubbish

The Holcim Cement Works at Cape Foulwind Westport, which is now closed.

Planned $250m plant in Westport would turn waste from around the South Island into electricity.

Rogue vineyard contractors

Touring seasonal worker accommodation are, from left, Hortus operations manager Rob Slatter, Hortus owner Aaron Jay, ...

Immigration Minister says employment breaches could result in sanctions against overseas recruitment.

Trade plans for next Easter

Crowds at the 2015 Omaka Classic Fighters Airshow, held over the Easter weekend.

Less than a week after the legislation passed, Marlborough is working on a policy to allow Easter Sunday shopping.

Argosy in full flight, virtually video

Argosy owner Paul Davidson, left, and former captain Allan Graham outside the Argosy at Woodbourne.

The only thing they can't simulate are your ears popping.

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Filming in Hillary's footsteps

Blenheim man David Paul worked as the cinematographer on the new TV series Hillary.

From New Zealand to Nepal - Blenheim man shoots new Hillary series.

Bridging the gap video

Te Whanau Hou Grovetown Lagoon volunteers, from left, David Roxburgh, Jan Roxburgh, Doug Hislop, Rosanne Anderson, ...

Developing the Grovetown Lagoon loop track was never going to be "a bridge too far moment".

Fluffy cat down to eight lives

Pixie suffered extensive injuries in the fire and was cared for by staff at the Springlands Veterinary Centre.

Russian Blue cats have a dense double coat, which may have shielded her from the heat of the fire.

Shipshape playhouse impresses judges

Designers, from left, Carl Moorehead, Jack McDonald, Miguel Tanongon, Frank Schultz, Tom Foley, Justin McKnight and ...

A playhouse modelled on Marlborough's Interislander ferries has left the competition in its wake.

Chance to chip in

Restoration work is being done at Ronga Scenic Reserve in the Rai Valley.

COLUMN: Department of Conservation community ranger Clare Moore talks about restoration work at the Ronga Scenic Reserve.

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